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​The photograph at the top of our website is from an early 20th century double-width post card of the Fair when it was held in Mineola, now the site of the Nassau County Court House complex.


Our website is always under reconstruction, so come back frequently as we build a new and better site for 2015. Your comments are welcome. Send us an email at


Guess the Weight of the Giant Pumpkin

Last year's Giant Pumpkin weighed in at 825 lbs
The 2014 Fair
What's New
2014 was a great Fair

Our thanks to the 23,030 of you that visited us this year. A special thanks to the 115  of you who braved the soggy elements on Saturday, October 4th.


Scarecrow Building was a Blast!
We're doing it again in 2015


It was hard to tell who was having the most fun, the scarecrow builders or the visitors watching and commenting on them building their scarecrows.

Planning for the 2015 Fair 

We are considering adding a new premium catagory - The Best Carved Pumpkin and maybe have pumpkin carving demonstrations.

A new cornucopia coloring contest for out younger contestants.

What are your suggestions for the 2015 Fair and for our website, premium categories, competitions or entertainment  Email us with your suggestions at


Yes all three of these are cakes. These are the winners in the 2014 Advanced Culinary Catagory.

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2015 Premium Book will be online soon.

You can still view the 2014 Premium Book to get ideas for winning entries for the 2015 Long Island Fair. Just click on the cover below to be taken to the book page.


Support our Sponsors

The 2014 Long Island Fair Quilt Raffle:

Nine Patch and Snowballs

Hand sewn by the Old Bethpage Village Restoration Quilters



$1,000 college scholarships avaialble to Long Island High School seniors and college students.

The Long Island Fair in conjnuction with the New York State Association of Agricultural Fairs and the New York State Show People's Association are sponsoring ten $1,000 college scholarships to High School seniors and college students who are planing on pursuing a degree in agriculture, an agricultural related field, or a fair-management related field.

For information go to the News section of the website.

2015 Fair Dates:
Friday through Sunday 
September 25 - 28 and October 2 - 4